See Blog Categories

Mail delivery alert: Western Canada

Diana Zheng
  •  
  •  
November 18, 2021

December 15, 2021

Shipments that were received by our Richmond, B.C. branch and became backlogged due to the flooding and closure of Highway 1 should begin to display tracking updates in the next few days. Note that further delays are still expected as our partners are working through current winter weather advisories and clearing the backlog.

We ask that you continue to monitor your tracking pages for the latest updates as our customer support representatives have no further information at the moment. We will continue to update this page as the situation evolves.

November 29, 2021

As the situation in British Columbia concerning inclement weather continues to evolve, there has now been a service update for our domestic shipping option - Stallion Economy Canada.


No action is required from you at this time. Effective today, when selecting Stallion Economy Canada as the postage type, prices will be higher than normal as the shipments are dropped off directly to Canada Post. This means no zone-skipping will occur to help expedite the delivery process out of B.C.


Shipments that have already been dropped off with this postage type will still be processed in the coming week(s) as per our previous zone-skipping model. At the moment, there is no estimated delivery time period provided by our carrier partners due to the backlog of shipments.


We continue to work with our carrier partners to provide you with the latest updates. Thank you for your understanding.

November 18, 2021

Due to the rapidly evolving situation and provincial emergency caused by floods and landslides in British Columbia, major transportation delays have occurred. Delays are expected to be ongoing for packages traveling in and out of BC for the time being.

Follow Canada Post service alerts for the latest updates.

Follow UPS service alerts for the latest updates.

 Shipping with Stallion Express 

As of today, there are no navigational roads traveling to or from Vancouver connecting the rest of Canada. We also do not yet have a projected date for any of these major roads opening. Both major rail lines are also closed at this time. Significant delays are expected for shipments that are currently in transit towards and already moving within British Columbia.  

Stallion Express will continue to accept domestic shipments destined towards BC and shipments moving within the province however significant delays and backlogs are expected to occur. Please note any shipments created and sent are at your own risk until the situation is resolved.

Since Stallion Economy CA and UPS Standard postage will be most affected, shipping using UPS Express Saver to and from BC is highly recommended because it is a premium air service, however, ground delivery might experience delays in areas that have been affected.

We acknowledge that this situation has impacted all of BC and Canada. Our thoughts and prayers go out towards residents and citizens during this difficult time. 

Get started today! Ship faster, smarter, cheaper with Stallion.

Get Started Today.  Sign Up for Free!
Diana Zheng
Written by Diana Zheng

Diana leads the growth marketing initiatives at Stallion Express. As a personal trainer turned digital marketer, Diana is obsessed with equipping eCommerce entrepreneurs with everything they need to scale their online businesses. You can catch her doing yoga or hitting the tennis courts in her spare time.

See more articles
Victoria Day Hours 2022

Happy Victoria Day! Here is a summary of our Victoria Day long weekend schedule: Friday [May 20]  Ontario: OPEN, Regular Hours of 11AM - 7PM  British Columbia: OPEN, Regular Hours of 11AM - 7PM Sunday [May 22]  Ontario: OPEN*, Regular Hours of 12PM - 3PM London branch is CLOSED  Drop & Go locations: Toronto East […]

Read More
Most Affordable International Shipping Rates to Look Forward to This 2022

Thinking of sending a parcel or a huge package to a loved one overseas but worrying about a possible price hike due to the lockdown? Lucky for you, there is nothing to worry about because this 2022, we’ve prepared a comprehensive list of the most affordable international shipping rates that you can now avail of […]

Read More
6 Tips and Tricks to Get the Best Price for International Shipping

Shipping from one place to another is costly. No matter how much you want to lower the shipping cost, there are only a few trustworthy shipping providers that you can rely on. Some offer really low prices, but you can never be sure about the quality of their service. They may do your packages more […]

Read More

Join the Stallion Newsletter

You’ll receive the best tips, strategies, and news on Canadian ecommerce.

Read More

Victoria Day Hours 2022

Happy Victoria Day! Here is a summary of our Victoria Day long weekend schedule: Friday [May 20]  Ontario: OPEN, Regular Hours of 11AM - 7PM  British Columbia: OPEN, Regular Hours of 11AM - 7PM Sunday [May 22]  Ontario: OPEN*, Regular Hours of 12PM - 3PM London branch is CLOSED  Drop & Go locations: Toronto East […]

Most Affordable International Shipping Rates to Look Forward to This 2022

Thinking of sending a parcel or a huge package to a loved one overseas but worrying about a possible price hike due to the lockdown? Lucky for you, there is nothing to worry about because this 2022, we’ve prepared a comprehensive list of the most affordable international shipping rates that you can now avail of […]

6 Tips and Tricks to Get the Best Price for International Shipping

Shipping from one place to another is costly. No matter how much you want to lower the shipping cost, there are only a few trustworthy shipping providers that you can rely on. Some offer really low prices, but you can never be sure about the quality of their service. They may do your packages more […]

Hear what online sellers in Canada are saying

"Stallion Express is a game changer for small business owners like myself. My online store wouldn't be where it's at today without the Stallion Express team."
Dorothy Wong
"Outstanding service. Delivery is always on time. Accessible location. Expert staff. There's nothing else I could ask for."
Norma Joseph
"Stallion Express has been fulfilling my shipments with excellence for the longest time. With their quick actions and unparalleled customer service, they are the best shipping company."
Lena Hulsey
Ship faster, smarter, and cheaper with Stallion Express
© 2022 Stallion Express  |  Legal
Ship faster, smarter, and cheaper with Stallion Express
Stallion Express 2020  |  Legal
crossmenuchevron-down linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram